Jenetric Receives Undisclosed Amount in Series B Funding

JenetricJenetric GmbH announced that it has received an undisclosed amount in a Series B funding. “The whole team impressed us with their determination, with their performance and with their ambitious plans for the future. We are looking forward to accompanying the further development,” says Karin Rabe, Investment Manager of bm|t, the holding company of the Free State of Thuringia. Also the Business Angel Prof. Dr. Franz Schmidt and the early-stage investor “High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF)” stay financially engaged and thus enable the production and global distribution of LIVETOUCH® quattro. Dr. Ansgar Kirchheim, Investment Manager at HTGF: “After the successful FBI certification and the start of production, we are pleased to support the large-scale market entry of JENETRIC .”


JENETRIC GmbH was founded in 2014 in Jena, Germany – a location famous for cutting-edge optical technology – by engineers with significant experience in fingerprint technology and special focus on the development of biometric systems. The multidisciplinary team includes hardware and software specialists as well as production and sales professionals. The company follows a holistic approach in its product development with a clear and strong focus on customer requirements and with the ambitious goal of enhancing living and working conditions by using biometric systems.

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Rovobotik Raises Seed Round

RevobotikREVOBOTIK GmbH, a company that develops and distributes robots for mass production, shows how to set new standards in an established market. The remarkable thing is that their robots significantly outperform previous systems in terms of payload and speed; this means that the number of robots in a machine can be greatly reduced, resulting in savings both on costs and space. High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) is using seed financing to acquire an interest in this unique technology. Read more

Multiphoton Optics Raises Series A Round

MultiphotonA consortium of investors has closed investment Round A for Multiphoton Optics GmbH’s High-Precision 3D Lithography Platform which closes the gap between classical 3D printing and optical lithography. Investors are Sack & Kiesselbach GmbH, High-Tech Gründerfonds GmbH, Bayern Kapital GmbH, the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft e.V. and a consortium of Business Angels with Dr. Ruth Houbertz, Dr. Moritz Esslinger, and Dr. Boris Neubert. Read more

Bomedus raises €2.5 million Series B

bomedus-logoBomedus GmbH announced that it has received €2.5 million in its series B round of equity funding on November 24, 2015. The round included participation from new investors, NRW.Bank, Investment Arm, Christoph Schug, and existing investors, High-Tech Gründerfonds Management GmbH, and the Pre-Seed Fund, Andreas Hoeft, and Bonn. Read more

Computomics GmbH Raises Undisclosed Sum from High-Tech Gründerfonds Management GmbH


Computomics GmbH raised an undisclosed sum High-Tech Gründerfonds Management GmbH. “We are happy to join the company and the enthusiastic team. Sebastian and Tobias and their co-founders are internationally well-known experts in their field. With a strong customer base, we believe that Computomics has the potential to become a global player in ag biotech,” Ron Winkler, Senior Investmentmanager at HTGF was quoted in a press release. Read more